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Condition: Breast Cancer
1/5/2008 10:01:31 PM

Reviewer: teen, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I have been taking Tamoxofin for 2 months. I have not experienced hot flashes, but have experienced stiffness in my joints and just recently leg cramps. The nausea I felt at the beginning when taking the drug has subsided.

Condition: Breast Cancer
1/1/2008 9:47:23 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
This is my 4th year taking this drug. Cancer has not returned! Prasie God! There has been some weight gain and major hot flashes, being treated with Effexor. I may just move to a cold state.

Condition: Breast Cancer
12/18/2007 8:35:59 PM

Reviewer: frannie389@comcast.net, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
MY LEGs and veins have gotten swallen and i am having trouble walking.is this one of the effects of the tomoxifin.the arimedix made me very sick.

Condition: Breast Cancer
12/18/2007 3:11:44 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have been taking Tamoxifen for 6 months following lumpectomy, chemo and radiation for Grade 1 Stage 2 Lobular Carcinoma. Have hot flashes day and night (reduced by using Black Cohosh). Weight gain as well, but dealing with that. Otherwise, no significant negative side effects. Positive - no more menstrual cycles.

Condition: Breast Cancer
12/12/2007 3:53:05 PM

Reviewer: lkly24, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Experienced all the symptoms of meno-pause plus severe headaches. Never had headaches prior to taking the RX. They are so severe at times that I have decided to stop treatment.( for the second time)

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